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Komachi zakura (Komachi's Cherry Trees)
  • Yashima Gakutei
    circa 1786–1868, active 1815–1852
    active: Japan
  • Komachi zakura (Komachi's Cherry Trees), early 1820s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Katsushika sakura zukushi (Cherry Trees for the Katsushika Group)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1548
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Color print of a woman walking over a wooden walkway, carrying a large fan in her proper left hand, and wearing a long, printed robe. There are two bars of calligraphy in the left side of the print. Poems by Bunkitei Nagatoshi and Bunjutei Kagezumi.